Yardley M. Collett


Yardley M. Collett- Florida Bar Defense - Smith, Tozian, Daniel & Davis P.A.

Yardley Collett joined Smith, Tozian, Daniel & Davis, P.A. in 2022 as an Associate Attorney after previously working as a Law Clerk for the firm.  During law school, Yardley clerked for the Office of General Counsel for the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering and assisted the Florida State University College of Law Public Interest Law Center, providing pro bono legal services to immigrants and farmworker populations.  Before law school, she worked professionally for a number of years as a Press Secretary for the Indiana State Senate and at her alma mater as an Admissions Counselor.  When she’s not practicing law, Yardley enjoys spending time outdoors hiking and kayaking and is a former collegiate softball player.

Florida State University College of Law J.D. 2022; Magna Cum Laude

  • Staff Editor for the Florida State University Law Review
  • Staff Editor and later Senior Articles Selection Editor for the Journal of Transnational Law & Policy
  • Member of the International Law Students Association, Student Bar Association, William H. Stafford American Inn of Court, Phi Delta Phi, and Women’s Law Symposium
  • Member of the Student Advisory Board for the Career Services Office and for Raising the Bar Professionalism+ Program
  • Postgraduation member of the Florida State University Chapter of The Order of the Coif

Anderson University (Indiana) B.A. Political Science & Complimentary Business Administration 2015; Summa Cum Laude

  • President of the Pi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society
  • President of the Alpha Chi Honor Society